“Globally, only three nations – Rwanda, Cuba and Bolivia – have reached or surpassed gender parity. Rwanda, despite having a lower number of women in parliament (59) than larger countries, clocks in with the highest female majority at 56%.” Australia is 48th on the list with Peru and Angola, with women holding 30% of seats in the lower house and 39.5% in the Senate.

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